Groot Omroepkoor in the Concertgebouw (2015) (Photo: Hans van der Woerd)

Netherlands Radio Choir in the Jacobi Church - Inaugural concert of Benjamin Goodson, new principal conductor of the Netherlands Radio Choir

Programme

  • James MacMillan Data est mihi omnis potestas
  • James MacMillan Lux aeterna
  • Felix Mendelssohn Allegretto from the Organ Sonata No. 4
  • Felix Mendelssohn Richte mich, Gott (from Drei Psalmen, opus 78)
  • Robert Heppener Bruchstücke eines alten Textes
  • Calliope Tsoupaki Thin air
  • Jonathan Dove Seek him that maketh the seven stars
  • Bert Matter La jeune Fillette, Von Gott wil ich nicht lassen, La Monica
  • Edward Elgar There is sweet music
  • William Walton The Twelve

The annual atmospheric a cappella performance by the Groot Omroepkoor in Utrecht's Jacobi Church is extra festive this time. During this concert, Englishman Benjamin Goodson takes over as the new principal conductor of the Groot Omroepkoor. With this programme, he immediately makes his mark as a promoter of contemporary music. I am very happy with my appointment as chief conductor of the Groot Omroepkoor. From our first project together, I felt a genuine connection with this great ensemble, a jewel in the European classical landscape. For me, the choir is defined by the intensity of its sound - by its humanity.'

Date:
Friday, 27 November 2020
Time:
8:15 pm
Pause:
No
Location:
Jacobi Church

Utrecht

Performers

Netherlands Radio Choir
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Benjamin Goodson - Photo: Paolo Ferla
Benjamin Goodson
Conductor, Choral Conductor, Speaking role
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Leo van Doeselaar
Organ
Daniel Rowland - photo Marco Borggreve
Daniel Rowland
Violin
Varvara Tishina
Soprano
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Anitra Jellema
Mezzo-soprano
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Alan Belk
Tenor
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Ludovic Provost
Bass
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